Monday, February 9, 2009

Athenry Abbey Sunset, Co. Galway

Just after I left the office this was the view I had before I had to drive across the country, nice!

3 comments:

Leisha Camden said...

Very nice indeed!! Gorgeous sky. What kind of a building is that? (And what is it used for and does anyone live in it??

Leisha Camden said...

Main building of defunct monastery ... ?

Paz said...

Correct a defunct Monastery, the monks had to get their asses out of town when the English outlawed the RC church, the went into to hiding in a forest a few miles out the road.
Its mostly used these days as a tourist attraction during the day and a place for amorous teenagers in the evenings! :)